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Re: [Clip] Keep only text in round brackets

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  • Piotr
    Thanks John, I figured that a regex could do it as well. Regards, Piotr ... [Non-text portions of this message have been removed]
    Message 1 of 4 , Apr 15, 2013
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      Thanks John, I figured that a regex could do it as well.

      Regards,

      Piotr


      On Mon, Apr 15, 2013 at 9:25 PM, John Shotsky <jshotsky@...> wrote:

      > If there are no other paren phrases present, this will do it. If there
      > are, we can exclude them too.
      > ^!Replace "^.*(?=\(.+\)$)" >> "" ARSW
      >
      > Regards,
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      > From: ntb-clips@yahoogroups.com [mailto:ntb-clips@yahoogroups.com] On
      > Behalf Of Piotr
      > Sent: Monday, April 15, 2013 12:16
      > To: ntb-clips
      > Subject: [Clip] Keep only text in round brackets
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      >
      > Hi everybody
      >
      > I haven't written clips in quite a while, so please help oil my rusty clip
      > gears.
      >
      > I want to iterate through a text file, and remove from it text outside
      > round brackets.
      >
      > Eg.
      >
      > Ground (GC401)
      >
      > I want to delete Ground and keep what's in brackets.
      >
      > Sometimes the lines are longer but the bracketed expression is always at
      > the end of the line.
      >
      > Will appreciate,
      >
      > Piotr
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    • Axel Berger
      ... In this case Eric s new poor man s wildcards should suffice. ^!Replace )**( W*S Axel
      Message 2 of 4 , Apr 15, 2013
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        Piotr wrote:
        > Thanks John, I figured that a regex could do it as well.

        In this case Eric's new poor man's wildcards should suffice.

        ^!Replace ")**(" >> "" W*S

        Axel
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